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Wisdom from JD Messinger

There was a time when I thought that who I was was what I did. I thought that money made me happy and that life was a destination at station 401K. After I broke my neck and had to learn how to walk an…

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Can You Be Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable?

Two of the men participating in the reality show "The Amazing Race" said that one of their keys to success is that they were comfortable being uncomfortable. BINGO. They nailed one of the most essent…

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4 Love Lessons from My No-Nonsense Feline

It's 5:30 AM and I am awakened by the swift moving thud of paws walking over my body to get to my side. Jake is purring like a '57 Chevy on steroids. As he thumps down next to me with his back up agai…

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The Worst Kind Of Betrayal

I was reading my shero Brené Brown’s new book Daring Greatly: How The Courage To Be Vulnerable Transforms The Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead when I reached page 51 and my heart stopped in an “OMG…

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Which Ways Are You Brave?

When I started working on my latest book about how fear makes you sick and how courage helps you heal, I had the nerve to tell Matt I was writing the book for fearful people like him. (Note to self: K…

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Are You Brave? Lessons About Fear & Courage From The Colorado Tragedy

Colorado teen Jarell Brooks just wanted to see a movie about superheroes. He didn’t realize, as he entered the fated theater in Aurora to see the latest Batman movie, that he was about to become one. …

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Being Brave vs. Looking Brave

When I was little, I used to think that being brave meant maybe being a little scared. And by scared, I just thought that meant being slightly uncomfortable. Now as I grow in confidence, I'm stronger …

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Happiness Takes Courage

I heard a quote recently that stuck with me. I don't remember the precise wording, but the gist was that one must be courageous to be truly happy.  I couldn't agree more. In my mind, to be genuinel…

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The Courage of Letting Go

Letting go is a real life choice. Not only a path to authentically stay present to the groundless situations that happen in our relationships, it is also a remarkable, courageous surrender to contro…

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Wisdom from Debbie Ford

When my publisher asked me a few years ago what I wanted the topic of my next book to be, I told him that I wanted to write a book about courage and confidence. So many people have come into my semina…

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